Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site
A golf-cart friendly, lake community
Town of Rome City
The small town of Rome City, Indiana with 1600-residents is located in northeast Indiana and offers beautiful views and homes on famous Sylvan Lake Indiana. Sylvan Lake is a SKI LAKE, an all-season lake with an easy access public boat launch site, 16-miles of shoreline, great fishing, and a public boat dock located on the famous "Big Island" with scenic island nature trails.
The town of Rome City is a tourist destination and Sylvan Lake hosts the second home to renowned writer and nature photographer, Gene Stratton-Porter. Take a tour of the beautiful 150-acres state museum and historic site featuring formal gardens, woods, an abundance of nature, and Gene Stratton-Porter's restored lakefront cabin on Sylvan Lake.
Rome City, Indiana is a small community on famous Sylvan Lake
"Parade Lineup, Chautauqua Days Festival 2016"
Fun in the Park: Cornhole Tournament winners:
(Team) Doc David Holliday D C. & Tim Hartman
A great time by all!!
SPONSORED BY ROME CITY PARK BOARD
Town's 50th Anniversary of Incorporation in 2016.
100 Years of Mother of Mercy Chapel,
200 Years - State of Indiana Bicentennial
Chautauqua Days Paradel!!!
Rome City, Indiana is located in Noble County, Orange Township and offers serenity of small town living coupled with an array of community hot spots, challenging golf course, activities for children, families, businesses and new visitors. Our tourist attractions are plentiful and visitors travel to Rome City, Indiana from all over the USA.
August 6, 2016 Festival
August 13, 2016 Festival
Do you have an event? Tell us about it
- INCLUDE: who, what, when, where, why and How we can help you!!
Sell your Goodies. We need vendors!
If you have vegetables, fruit, jams, jellies, flowers, or hand- crafted items to sell, please join us.
For more information, call Rome City Town Hall: (260) 854-2412
Free training workshop by Marshal's Office
No hand gun required. Sept 24th
May 27th-October 28th Fridays 2pm-6pm
Farmers Market, MAY TO OCTOBER - Town Hall Lot
May 6th & 7th - Town-wide Garage Sale
July 2nd, FOURTH Fireworks on Sylvan Lake
July 9th, Poker Run on Sylvan Lake
Aug 5th & 6th - Town-wide Garage Sale, no permit needed.
Aug 6th, 7th & 13th - Chautauqua Days Festival!!!
October - Chamber Cook-Off Contests
November 19th- Chamber Christmas House Walk
Indiana Bicentennial flag